Welcome to the HEdNI website.

This is your window to the wealth of information, fun, and support available from the network of home educating families in Northern Ireland.

HEdNI is an inclusive group, welcoming those of all backgrounds, religious beliefs, races and cultures. We do not promote any one method of home-educating; rather we support the right of all families to choose for themselves what suits them best.

Latest News

An Creagán

An Creagán is a very notable place for our community, being the perfect host to many home education meets.     One of our members recently penned a description of just what they get up to there on their Facebook page, The Ash & The Keys;    “A typical HomeSchool meet up...   Foraging crowberries, cranberries, blackberries and some left over blueberries for porridge made over the fire.   Toasted marshmallows, Soda bread making and collecting conkers for that...

STEM workshops at w5

Some of our almost teens and teens have been reaping the benefits from the pairing of a regular STEM programme in w5 and a great organiser who we feel privileged to have in our home education group!  The organiser lays out the how the STEM workshops operate below;  “Building on links already established through HEDNI, we took the opportunity to explore more workshops specific to children aged 10 years and over. These included: Generation Station – exploring energy (what it is and...